Charting Your Career in Pediatrics and Academic Medicine

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A program geared towards new faculty (and 2018 new faculty who did not attend last year’s program) to provide information on the promotion policies and identify critical success factors for prospering in an academic environment.

September 20, 2019, 11:30 am -4:00 pm in MPRB 8101; Lunch will be provided
Please register here

All new faculty should attend so we ask you arrange for coverage of clinical duties for the afternoon.

Program Schedule under Upcoming Programs

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Bess Marshall, MD, Steps Down from OFD

After 12 years, Bess Marshall, MD, Professor of Pediatrics in Endocrinology and Diabetes, will be stepping down from her position as co-director for the Pediatric Office of Faculty Development. Marshall first came to WashU in 1990 to complete her fellowship in endocrinology after obtaining her medical degree from Vanderbilt and completing …

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Resources for parents with school-aged children

500 Women Scientists Minecraft Server To sign-up:, Open to Kids and relatives too! Follow the Minecraft Server creators the 500 Women Scientists Crafting Group on twitter: @500WSCrafting   Edge for A web-based forum with all sorts of information to support an academic physician including: Science help for homebound kids …

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Employee online support groups

WashU psychiatry faculty are hosting weekly, confidential Zoom support groups to help employees cope during these challenging times. Details are on the HR Mental Health Resources page. Current topics include: Mondays — Quarantine Support Group, 10-11 a.m.; Frontline Support Group, 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays — Coffee and Questions: Ask the Expert, …